Digital Hearing Aid:-
Digital Hearing aid is a hearing aid that receives the sound and breaks it into the very small unit prior to amplification.
Hearing aid is an electronic device that is used by the hearing loss people. It does not generate the original sound. But helps in hearing the duplicate sound by using various technologies.
Digital hearing aids produces an exact duplicate of each sound. For producing the duplicate sound it uses the computer technology.
Thereafter, the sound is instantly analyzed and optimized for your specific needs and
e.g.: reducing the sound of wind or whistling. The result leads to an experience that is more closer to natural hearing than ever before.
ADVANTAGES OF DIGITAL HEARING AID:-
1. Self adjusting
2. More flexible
3. Feedback reduction
4. Digital hearing aids are excellent multi-taskers.
5. Digital hearing aids are all getting smaller as well.
FEATURES OF DIGITAL HEARING AID:-
● Noise moderation
● Program improvement
● Better accuracy in fitting
● Management of unsettling loudness
● Control over acoustic feedback (i.e.whistling sounds)
BIGGEST BRANDS OF DIGITAL HEARING AIDS:-
TYPES OF DIGITAL HEARING AIDS
v Invisible hearing aids – Virtually unseen and bespoke, these fit discreetly inside the ear.
v Behind-the-ear hearing aids – Slim line designs that sit discreetly behind the ear. BTE hearing aid consist of two microphones that allows you to listen the sounds in the general vicinity or to focus on the sound that are coming from a particular direction.
v In-the-ear hearing aids – Small and customizable to help your hearing needs.ITE hearing aid is just like an earmould. It fills just outside area of an ear canal and the opening area of ear canal. The working parts of ITE are inside the shell.
v CROS hearing aids – Designed to help with hearing loss in one ear and normal hearing in the other. CROS hearing aids pick up the sound from the side that does not have hearing and transmitting them to the ear that is able to hear.
v Bluetooth hearing aids – Ability to stream music or make calls wirelessly from your phone.
HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT ONE DIGITAL HEARING AID:-
If your audiologist suggest you for the digital hearing aid then you will have to check digital hearing aids online and offline. You can also check the reviews of customers online because of fraud. Some of the companies are fraud online. You will have to check the price, quality and features of digital hearing aid. Every company provides the digital hearing aids in different range. Features and quality of digital hearing aid can also vary from company to company. After comparing you can find the best digital hearing aid for you with more features.